Private

William Wynyard Shelton

Conflict: 
WW1
Additional Information: 

Son of Mr. T. Shelton, of 11, Hardinge St., Auckland, New Zealand.

References:
  • CWGC
  • Archives New Zealand
NZ WAR GRAVES

Public Contributions:

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Personal Tributes:

Casualty

Service Number: 
1213153
Name:
William Wynyard Shelton
Rank: 
Private
Date of Birth:
Not known
Next of Kin: 
Fred Shelton (brother), 69 Sarsfield Street, Ponsonby, Auckland, New Zealand
Marital Status: 
Single
Date of Enlistment:
Not known
Enlistment Address: 
Care of Ben Birt, Marereta, North Auckland, New Zealand
Armed Force: 
Army
Unit:
NZEF, Auckland Regiment, 1 Battalion

Casualty Details

Cause of Death:
Died of wounds
Date of Death:
12 July 1917
Day of Death:
Thursday
Conflict: 
WW1

Embarkation Details

Embarkation Body:
7th Reinforcements
Embarkation Place:
Wellington, New Zealand
Embarkment Date:
09 October 1915
Transport:

HMNZT 32
HMNZT 33
HMNZT 34
Vessel:
Aparima or Navua or Warrimoo
Destination:
Suez, Egypt

Text in italics supplied by Cenotaph Online, Auckland War Memorial Museum

Cemetery

Cemetery Reference: 
P. II. G. 15A.
Cemetery Location: 
France
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